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cavus adj.

2 CAV-, hollow, excavated, concave: concha, V.: bucina, O.: cavernae, V.: trunci, H.: saxa, H.: quā cava sunt (pocula), on the ínsíde, O.: tempora, arched, O.: lumina, sunken, O.: umbra, enveloping, V.: flumina, deep - channelled, V.: imago formae, unsubstantial, V. — As subst m., a hole. Tutus (of a mouse), H.Plur: arti, Ph.—As subst n., an opening, hole: murum crebris cavis aperuit, per quae, etc., loop-holes, L.: Inventus cavis bufo, V.: nuces cavis abscondere, H.

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